Kalopsia Premieres New Song “Scorched Earth and Blackened Skies” From Upcoming New Album “Angelplague”

New Jersey death metal act Kalopsia premieres a new song entitled “Scorched Earth and Blackened Skies”, taken from the upcoming new album “Angelplague”, which will be out in stores May 19th via Horror Pain Gore Death Productions.

Check out now “Scorched Earth and Blackened Skies” below.

Kalopsia is:

Matt Medeiros (Ruinous, ex-Funebrarum) – Vocals / Guitars
Justin Spaeth (Abacinate, Hammer Fight, Dysentery) – Drums
Drew Murphy (Hammer Fight) – Bass
Steve Horvath (Deteriorot) – Lead Guitars

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Hammer Fight Announces Tour Dates With Product Of Hate

The whiskey-drinkin’, beer guzzlin’ bros from Hammer Fight will soon be touring with Product Of Hate on the “Hammer Out The Hate” trek in late September through mid-October.

Hammer Fight comments: “We are very happy to announce our upcoming co-headlining tour with label mates, Product Of Hate. We’ll be hitting some markets we’ve never played before and coming back to rage with some old friends. Check the dates, find a show near you, and come experience the rock n roll party of the year.”

Product Of Hate’s Adam Gilley added: “We are honored to be going out on the road with our label mates, Hammer Fight. It will be quite the good time touring with these fine gentlemen, and we can’t wait to get back out on the East Coast. Hopefully we’ll get to see a lot of familiar faces and old friends, along with those who our just discovering our music. We’re so eager to get on stage and crush it! Drink ’em up!”

Sep 28 Blackthorn 51 Elmhurst, NY
Sep 29 Sammy’s Patio Revere, MA
Sep 30 The Court Tavern
Oct 01 The Wreck Room
Oct 02 Dusk Providence, RI
Oct 03 Chug N’ Swig Womelsdorf, PA
Oct 04 Hard Rock Cafe Pittsburgh, PA
Oct 05 25 Watt Richmond, VA
Oct 06 The Pinch Washington, DC
Oct 07 Cafe 611 Frederick, MD
Oct 08 The Warehouse Clarksville, TN
Oct 09 Fubar Saint Louis, MO
Oct 11 Mad Frog Cincinnati, OH
Oct 12 The Empire Akron, OH
Oct 13 The Token Lounge Westland, MI
Oct 14 Cobra Lounge Chicago, IL
Oct 15 Route 20 Outhouse Racine, WI

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Hammer Fight Premieres New Music Video “Good Times In Dark Ages” From New Album “Profound and Profane”

Hammer Fight premieres a new music video for “Good Times In Dark Ages”, taken from the band’s latest album “Profound and Profane”, out in stores now via Napalm Records.

Check out now “Good Times In Dark Ages” below.

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Hammer Fight Releases “Gods Of Rock ‘N Roll” Video

Hammer Fight will release Napalm Records debut “Profound and Profane” this coming March 25th and today the first official music video lands online. Check out “Gods of Rock n’ Roll” below.

Front man Drew Murphy comments on the new video: “Here it is. The first video from ‘Profound and Profane,’ titled ‘Gods of Rock ‘n Roll.’ It follows a day in the life of some big, angry guy who finds salvation in Rock ‘n Roll.

“Basically the moral of the story is, being poor sucks. Working hard and still being poor sucks more. So find something you love to help alleviate some of that suck. For us that thing is music. Big thanks to E.B. Hughes and William Murray for making the video, and extra big thanks to the Boneyard Bar & Grill in Atlantic City for letting us shoot there.”

The new album’s track listing is as follows:

1. Picking Up Change
2. Target Acquired
3. Into the Dark
4. Good Times in Dark Ages
5. Gods of Rock n’ Roll
6. Low & Broken
7. Private Stock
8. The Ultimate Sacrifice
9. Cell Mates
10. West Side Story
11. The Crate
12. Cult of Conceit

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Details Of New Album “Profound and Profane” Issued By Hammer Fight

Hard rock/metal act Hammer Fight will release the second full length release and Napalm Records debut “Profound and Profane” on March 25th. The band issued details on the release, including the artwork and track list featured below. Pre-orders for the new album are available at this location.

If you have been living under a rock, Hammer Fight is a bunch whiskey-drinkin’, beer guzzlin’ bros who spawned from New Jersey. The band brings a sound that many kids these days may have missed; hard rockin’ metal. Versatile enough to share the stage with the most extreme death metal acts to classic hard rock bands and everything in between, Hammer Fight is ready to make an impression on the today’s heavy music scene.

The artwork for “Profound and Profane” was created by Raf the Might. Vocalist/Bassist Drew Murphy on the album artwork: “We’re very happy to unveil the cover art for ‘Profound and Profane.’ Raf The Might did an incredible job. He really captured the theme of the record. And for the more savvy music consumers who purchase a physical copy, not only will you get a more expanded view of the cover art, you’ll also get more amazing artwork from Mark Richards (heavyhandillustration.com) and The Living Corpse Crew (corpse-crew.com). The music is mad sweet too.”

The track list for the album is:

1. Picking Up Change
2. Target Acquired
3. Into the Dark
4. Good Times in Dark Ages
5. Gods of Rock n’ Roll
6. Low & Broken
7. Private Stock
8. The Ultimate Sacrifice
9. Cell Mates
10. West Side Story
11. The Crate
12. Cult of Conceit

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Dark Sermon Joining Sworn Enemy On U.S. Tour Dates

Tampa metal act Dark Sermon has finished production on a new, yet-to-be titled LP due out later this year via eOne Music / Good Fight Music.

“All I can say is that it is certainly a step in a new and interesting direction,” says frontman Johnny Crowder. “As a whole, it is slower, faster, heavier, more engaging, and more mature than ‘In Tongues.’ I think we finally found our true sound. We’re touring extensively in support of this new record, so keep an eye out for dates. Our tour with Sworn Enemy, Wretched, Hammer Fight will kick off our Spring/Summer cycle, and we can’t wait to get back out on the road again.”

The band will set out on a batch of tour dates this April with Sworn Enemy, Wretched, and Hammer Fight. Dates start in Charleston, SC on April 7th and even hitting a few cities in Mexico before wrapping things up in Providence, RI on May 1st.

4/7/2015 – Charleston, SC – Upstairs @ Joe’s Pasta
4/8/2015 – Spartanburg, SC – Ground Zero
4/9/2015 – Baton Rouge, LA – Spanish Moon
4/10/2015 – Corpus Christi, TX – Boozers
4/11/2015 – McAllen, TX – Metropolis
4/12/2015 – Austin, TX – Empire Control Room & Garage
4/15/2015 – Guadalajara, MX – Calle 2
4/18/2015 – Mexico City, MX – Circo Volador
4/19/2015 – San Luis Potosí, MX – Bunker
4/21/2015 – Phoenix, AZ – Club Red
4/22/2015 – Las Vegas, NV – The Adrenaline
4/23/2015 – Salt Lake City, UT – Bar Deluxe
4/24/2015 – CO Springs, CO – The Flux Capacitor
4/25/2015 – Hays, KS – Singers
4/26/2015 – Crest Hill, IL – Bada Brew
4/27/2015 – Toledo, OH – Iggy’s
4/28/2015 – Saginaw, MI – Counter Culture
4/29/2015 – Cleveland, OH – The Foundry
4/30/2015 – Buffalo, NY – Broadway Joes
5/1/2015 – Providence, RI – @ Firehouse 13

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Hammer Fight Posts “Chug Of Tour Vol. 3” Dates

New Jersey thrash ‘n’ rollers Hammer Fight will hit the road next month for the “Chug of Tour Vol. 3” in support of their newest release, “Chug of War.” The tour kicks off on May 16th in Asbury Park, NJ and will keep the band on the road until early June. Dates are as follows:

May 16 The Saint Asbury Park, NJ
May 17 Jabberjaws Bethlehem, PA
May 18 Hook Up Virginia Beach, VA
May 19 Springwater Nashville, TN
May 20 Mud & Water Baton Rouge, LA
May 21 Bonds 007 San Antonio, TX
May 22 Lost Well Austin, TX
May 23 Bar Hysteria Juarez, Mexico
May 24 Rock Bar INC. Scottsdale, AZ
May 25 TBA San Diego, CA
May 26 Down and Out Los Angeles, CA
May 27 Colonial Cafe Sacramento, CA
May 28 Ground Zero Reno, NV
May 29 TBA Salt Lake City, UT
May 30 TBA Denver, CO
May 31 House Show Lincoln, NE
Jun 01 Cobra Lounge Chicago, IL
Jun 02 TBA Cleveland, OH
Jun 03 Bug Jar Rochester, NY
Jun 04 Dusk w/ Sexcrement Providence, RI
Jun 05 Blackthorn 51 w/ Sexcrement Elmhurst, NY
Jun 06 South Shore Music Hall w/ Sexcrement Quincy, MA
Jun 07 The BoneYard w/ Sexcrement Atlantic City, NJ

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Hammer Fight Posts Official Video From “Chug Of War”

New Jersey thrash ‘n’ rollers Hammer Fight have teamed with MetalInjection.net for the exclusive premiere of the music video for “I Didn’t Feel Like Drinking (Until I Started Drinking).” Directed by DC in the City, the song comes off the band’s forthcoming debut full-length album, “Chug of War.” Check out the video at this location, and below.

“Chug of War,” which follows the band’s 2011 untitled EP, was recorded by Bobby Torres at The Machine Shop in Belleville, NJ. Artwork for the album came from a collaboration between Hammer Fight bassist/vocalist Drew Murphy and Buz Hasson, tattoo artist and co-creator of the comic book The Living Corpse. “Chug of War” is set for release on November 12th via Horror Gore Pain Death Productions.

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East Of The Wall Streaming Full “Redaction Artifacts” Album

East of the Wall’s new record, “Redaction Artifacts,” is currently streaming in its entirety in the player below, courtesy of No Clean Singing as the album hits stores this week through Translation Loss Records, with a vinyl edition licensed to Science Of Silence.

“Redaction Artifacts” was engineered by Eric Rachel (Municipal Waste, God Forbid, Burnt By The Sun, Skid Row) at Trax East, and Todd Hutchinsen (Zud, The Baltic Sea) at Acadia Recording, and mixed by Eric Rachel.

Following a run of tri-state record release shows last weekend, East of the Wall has several other area performances confirmed for November, with more widespread touring in the planning stages.

11/22/2013 Court Tavern – New Brunswick, NJ w/ Black Wine, Brick Mower
11/23/2013 The Saint – Asbury Park, NJ w/ Hammer Fight, Sydbarret, El Drugstore

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Hammer Fight Posts Dates For OktoberWrecked Tour

New Jersey thrash ‘n’ rollers Hammer Fight are gearing up for next month’s OktoberWrecked Tour. This nine date trek will see the band traverse the Midwest and on the East Coast. Hammer Fight’s newest tune, “A Corpse is a Corpse (of Course, of Course),” which the band recorded in January of this year for the film “The Amazing Adventures of the Living Corpse,” is now streaming exclusively at this location.

OktoberWrecked Tour 2012 dates:

10/19 – Lansing, MI – Blackened Moon Concert Hall
10/20 – Crestwood, IL – Badabrew
10/21 – TBA
10/22 – Albany, NY – Bogie’s
10/23 – Lowell, MA – The Worthen House
10/24 – Trenton, NJ – Championship Bar
10/25 – New York, NY – Lit Lounge
10/26 – Philadelphia, PA – JR’s Bar
10/27 – Frederick, MD – Lallo’s


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